WalkNI.com Your definitive guide to walking in Northern Ireland

Highway to Health, Craigavon Lake

This urban walk is part of the Highway to Health Scheme - a simple and innovative scheme which aims to encourage people of all ages to walk for leisure and good health. It uses pole signs at one kilometre intervals on an established route.




2.16 miles

OS Map

Sheet 20

Nearest Town


Route Shape


Route Type

Highway to Health, Lakeland


Tarmac/ paving

Grid Reference (Start)


Grid Reference (End)


Point of Interest


Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Other Area

Route Description

The route follows the path around the south lake, passing through formal parkland and semi-natural grassland habitat where a wealth of wildlife can be seen including tufted duck, pochard, mallard, mute swans, reed bunting, sedge warbler, skylark and wood white butterfly (please keep to the path). The route can be walked in either direction and started at any point. It is 3.48km in length and takes about 30 - 35 minutes to complete.

Getting to the Start

Translink - journeyplanner.translink.co.uk





Publication Availability


Walk Location
Map of Northern Ireland
Image Gallery
Maps and Downloads

Ratings and Comments

Be the first to rate or comment on this walk. Complete the adjacent feedback form.

Add Your Rating

Know a good walk that is not included on the site?

Suggest a Walk >